Minnesota Sports

Staal, Zuccarello lead Wild past Red Wings 4-2

ST. PAUL (AP) - Eric Staal and Mats Zuccarello each had a goal and assist, and Devan Dubnyk stopped 25 shots as the Minnesota Wild beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-2. Jordan Greenway and Jason Zucker also scored for Minnesota,…

Gaudreau, Talbot lead Flames past Wild 2-1  

CALGARY, Alberta - Johnny Gaudreau's second-period goal was the winner as the Calgary Flames beat the Minnesota Wild 2-1. Derek Ryan also scored for the Flames, who won their fourth straight. Cam Talbot made 42 saves and picked up back-to-back…

Struggling Vikings CB Rhodes sorry for sideline helmet slam

Minnesota Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes has apologized for his lack of discipline in the previous game. He twice slammed his helmet to the ground on the sideline after giving up a long touchdown pass to Seattle. Rhodes took the blame for a blown assignment during the 60-yard score in the third quarter. He also aided an earlier scoring drive for the Seahawks with a 15-yard unnecessary roughness penalty. The Vikings lost 37-30, the most points they've allowed in 24 games, but coach Mike...

Seahawks take over 1st place in NFC West, beat Vikings 37-30

Rashaad Penny scored one touchdown rushing and one receiving, Russell Wilson hit David Moore for a 60-yard TD pass, and the Seattle Seahawks built a big second-half lead before holding off the Minnesota Vikings for a 37-30 win. Seattle moved into a tie with San Francisco atop of the NFC West but holds the tiebreaker for now. It has the inside track to the division title with four games left. Minnesota fell one game behind Green Bay in the NFC North.

Timberwolves snap 11-game road skid against Spurs, 113-101

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Andrew Wiggins scored 26 points, Karl-Anthony Towns had 23 points and 14 rebounds and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Spurs 113-101 on Wednesday night, snapping an 11-game skid in San Antonio.The Timberwolves overcame a charge fueled…